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Gunnar Asplund Architect 1885-1940 Plans, Sketches and Photographs edited by Gustav Holmdahl et al. Ab Tidsskriften Byggmastaren, 1950   $165       E. G. Asplund: Architect Friend and Colleague by Christina Engfors. Arkitektur Forlag, 1990. ISBN 9186050273         $85       Le Corbusier: Oeuvre Complete 1946-1952. Editions Girsberger, 1953   $60       Fredrik Magnus Piper: […]

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  Hans Scharoun by  Peter Blundell Jones Phaidon, London, 1995 Colour & B/W Plates, Plans, Drawings ISBN 0714828777 $195

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      4 Architects 1950-1980:William Alington, James Beard, William Toomath, Derek Wilson by Stephen Stratford. New Zealand Architectural Publications Trust, 2010. ISBN 9780473173739    $55     Behnisch, Behnisch & Partner: Buildings and Designs by Gunter Behnisch, Stefan Behnisch and Gunther Schaller. Birkhäuser, 2004. ISBN 3764369310   $65     Kiwi Prefab: Cottage To Cutting Edge: […]

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 New Zealand Art:   Promoting Prosperity: The Art Of Early New Zealand Advertising by Peter Alsop and Gary Stewart. Craig Potton, 2013. ISBN 9781877517969   $60 Philip Clairmont by Jim and Mary  Barr. Sarjeant Gallery, 1987. ISBN 0959783903. paperback   $40 Headlands: Thinking Through New Zealand Art edited by Mary Barr. Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 1992. ISBN 1875632042. […]

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Charles Correa: Architect in India by Hassan-Uddin Khan. Butterworth Architecture, 1989. ISBN 0408500433   $110 Donald Judd Architecture. Hatje Cantz, 2003. ISBN 3775711325   $75 Denys Lasdun: Architecture, City, Landscape by Willliam J. R. Curtis. Phaidon, 1999, paperback. ISBN 0714839027 $35 Barton Myers: Selected and Current Works. Images Publishing Group, 2001. ISBN 187549815X   $40 The Architecture of Bart […]

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Witness To Change: Life In New Zealand: John Pascoe, Les Cleveland, Ans Westra, Photographs 1940-1965 edited by Janet Bayly  and Athol McCredie. Photoforum, 1985  $65     Kiwi Prefab: Cottage To Cutting Edge: Prefabricated Housing In New Zealand by Pamela  Bell & Mark Southcombe. Balasoglou Books, 2012. ISBN 9780987659514  $30     He Tohu, The New […]

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The Englishman’s House by C. J. Richardson London: Chatto and Windus, 1874 3rd Edition Colour Frontis., B/W illustrations and diagrams, 8pp Prelims, 40pp Publisher’s Catalogue Dated December 1874 Light foxing to endpapers and Publisher’s Catalogue, name and name stamp on frontis. verso, page edges browned, spine darkened, wear to spine ends, corners $85

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The New Practical Builder And Workman’s Companion Containing A Full Display And Elucidation Of The Most Recent And Skilful Methods Pursued By Architects And Artificers In The Various Departments Of Carpentry Joinery Bricklaying Masonry Slating Plumbing Painting Glazing Plastering Including Also New Treatises On Geometry, Theoretical And Practical, Trigonometry, Conic Sections, Perspective, Shadows, And Elevations; A […]

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Art etc

Richard Serra edited by Ernst Gerhard Guse. New York: Rozzoli, 1988. ISBN 847809188 $145 Monet or The Triumph of Impression by David Wildenstein. Koln: Taschen, 2010. ISBN 9783836523219 $45 Matisse Picasso by Elizabeth Cowling et al.. London: Tate Publishing, 2002. ISBN 1854373765  $40 Wassily Kandinsky 1866-1944: The Journey to Abstraction by Ulrike Becks-Malorny. Koln: Taschen, 2007. ISBN […]

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Art   A History of Illuminated Manuscripts by Christopher de Hamel, Second Edition. London: Phaidon, 1994. $65 From Van Eyck to Bruegel: Early Netherlandish painting in the Metropolitan Museum of Art edited by Marian W. Ainsworth and Keith Christiansen. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1998 $45 Exposed: The Victorian Nude edited by Alison […]

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NZ Regional History

A Hundred Years in Herne Bay: Memories of a Unique Corner of Auckland by Marjory F. E. Adams,     Marjory F. E. Adams, 2001. ISBN 0473081504. Paperback   $35

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Between the Tides: New Zealand Shore and Estuary Life by Mike Bradstock. Reed Methuen, 1985. ISBN  0474000117   $25

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